The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 239 196
Rank change year-on-year +4 -43  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 15 32 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.35% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 1.99% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 36
Median daily rate £315 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.88% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £277 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £513 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £300 £269
% change year-on-year -28.33% +11.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £18.41
% change year-on-year -18.18% -10.38%  

Exchange Server 2007 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1315 1612 1560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.93% 17.87% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 1027 950
Median daily rate £410 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 56
Median hourly rate £15.78 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -32.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Exchange Server 2007 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 6 £315 +152.00%
Surrey -4 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire -5 3 £251 -25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 3 £550 -8.41% 1
Exchange Server 2007
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (81.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (65.79%) Windows
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
5 20 (52.63%) Office 365
6 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (44.74%) VMware
9 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
10 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
11 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (26.32%) LAN
13 10 (26.32%) Skype for Business
14 9 (23.68%) DHCP
14 9 (23.68%) DNS
14 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (21.05%) Migration
16 7 (18.42%) Cisco
16 7 (18.42%) Linux
16 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
17 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
17 6 (15.79%) WSUS
17 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
17 6 (15.79%) VB
17 6 (15.79%) ITIL
17 6 (15.79%) Symantec

Exchange Server 2007
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (81.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (26.32%) Skype for Business
6 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (13.16%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (5.26%) IIS
9 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) LAN
2 9 (23.68%) DHCP
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (13.16%) Skype
3 5 (13.16%) SMTP
4 4 (10.53%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
5 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) SAN
7 1 (2.63%) FTP
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.63%) Banking
1 1 (2.63%) Electronics
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Consultant
1 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Migration Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Migration Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Office 365 Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.42%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Android
6 5 (13.16%) SUSE
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.89%) Unix
8 2 (5.26%) AIX
9 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Presales
5 3 (7.89%) Server Building
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Network Design
6 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.63%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.63%) High Availability
7 1 (2.63%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) VB
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) MCSE
5 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.26%) MCDST
5 2 (5.26%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (15.79%) WSUS
2 5 (13.16%) AirWatch
2 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.16%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) Symantec
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 5 (13.16%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) MobileIron
6 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) CommVault
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat